11.23.16 / Miami Beach / Florida

The AHL Guide To Art Basel Miami Beach 2016


Next week art lovers from all over the world will descend upon Miami for Art Basel 2016. It’s one of the biggest celebrations of art all year, and a place to check out some of the most famous artwork alongside burgeoning new talents. But it’s also one of the best party destinations to close out the year. We’ve compiled some of the events we’re most excited for, so grab your sunglasses and find us in Miami Beach!

Check back for updates throughout the week!


Whole Glory – Starting in New York Scott Campbell began a series of interactive tattoo exhibits, where visitors were selected by a lottery to put their hand through a wall and get a blind tattoo by Campbell himself. Now, in collaboration with Milk Studios, he brings the latest installment of Whole Glory to ABMB.

Where: 2400 NW 5th Avenue

When: 12/1 – 12/2

Bombay Sapphire Artisan Series Finale – Bombay Sapphire and Russell & Danny Simmons are hosting the series finale of their Artisan Series, where they will select a winner. Jermaine Dupri will perform a set.

Where: 11 11 Lincoln Road

When: 12/1, 8:30pm

L’Eden by Perrier-Jouët – Perrier-Jouët is hosting a 3-day pop-up with Simon Hammerstein, known for his immersive NYC theatrical offerings at The Box and Queen of the Night. Invite Only

Where: Faena House, 3315 Collins Avenue

When: 11/29 – 12/1

Take-Two Miami Beach Kickoff Party – Following a discussion panel,one of the companies behind gaming titles like Grand Theft Auto and NBA 2K will bring together gaming, music and art with an after-party featuring Virgil Abloh, Chelsea Leyland, and Kitty Cash.

Where: Oceanfront Miami Beach, Audemars Piguet Art Commission Site Between 21st and 22nd Streets

When: 11/30, 7:30pm

Alexis Gideon: The Comet and The Glacier Cocktail Reception – Alexis Gideon presents his first large-scale exhibition at the not-for-profit Locust Projects alongside art by HUFFER Collective and Katie Bell.

Where: 3852 North Miami Avenue

When: 11/29, 7pm

Charity Gala at the Shore Club – Daniel Staford debuts a new piece titled Rihanna “Sacred Vision” at this invite-only gala benefitting Michelle Tidor for Kids. There will also be a new unveiling of a Kim Kardashian ‘Uncensored’ portrait. Invite Only

Where: Shore Club, 1901 Collins Avenue

When: 12/2, 8pm


The Basement at The Miami Beach EDITION – The Basement follows the Pink Party kick-off with one of the best lineups at Basel, including two of the most famous DJs in the world, Theo Parrish and DJ Harvey.

Where: The Miami Beach EDITION, 2901 Collins Avenue

11/30 – Theo Parrish

12/01 – Bedouin, LUM, Oceanvs Orientalis

12/02 – “A Very Special Surprise After Party”

12/03 – DJ Harvey

1800 x Billboard “In Focus” Photography Exhibit – An exhibit of original hip-hop photography including works by Cam Kirk, Gunner Stahl, and Placed + Faces. An after-party with Rae Sremmurd will follow.

Where: Up&Down at The Nautilus, 1825 Collins Avenue

When: 12/2, 8pm

Up&Down Pop-up – NYC staple Up&Down is hosting a 4-day pop-up at the Nautilus, and like its Manhattan counterpart, expect surprise performances.

Where: Nautilus,  1825 Collins Avenue

When: 11/29 – 12/3

Silencio 5 Year Anniversary – David Lynch’s Paris club Silencio celebrates 5 years with a party during Art Basel, featuring an art instillation and performance by Michelle Lamy, as well as a musical performance by A$AP Rocky. Invite Only

Where: Palm Court Event Space, 140 NE 39th SStreet

When: 12/2, 9pm

ORA Grand Opening – The new Miami club ORA has a 3 day opening lineup featuring:

12/1 – A champagne soiree with Perrier-Jouët By Night. Invite Only 

12/2 – Raspoutine Paris pop-up with DJ Fabrice Dayan and Wild Belle. Invite Only 

12/3 – The SCOPE Art Show party with Fool’s Gold, featuring Nick Hook and Theophilus London

12/3 – Treats! Magazine brings LA’s Blind Dragon and Five Four for a party with Absolut ELYX and curated art by Powerhouse.

Where: ORA, 2000 Collins Avenue


Interview Magazine & Cadillac – Interview and Cadillac are bringing artists Derrick Adams, Aerosyn Lex Mestrovic, Shantell Martin, and Ellington Robinson for an exclusive exhibition.

Where: Maps Backlot, 342 NW 24th Street

When: 12/2, 6pm

The Webster x Enoc Perez Launch – The Webster will unveil its new collaboration with Enoc Perez with a private launch party, debuting tote bags, art prints, and a special collaboration with Bamford Watch Department. Invite Only

Where: The Webster, 1220 Collins Avenue, 2nd Floor

When: 12/1, 3pm

Ivy x Art Basel – Ivy is hosting a cocktail party celebrating the popular painter Bradley Theodore at the newly opened Nobu Hotel.

Where: Nobu Hotel, 4525 Collins Avenue

When: 12/1, 7pm

Abolut Elyx Pop-Ups:

Absolut Elyx ‘A Little Bird Told Me’ – A reservation-only pop-up bar, with renowned bartenders and a unique cocktail menu.

Where: The Miami Beach EDITION, 2901 Collins Avenue

When: 11/30 – 12/4

Absolut Elyx Retail Store – Coinciding with the new Elyx webstore is a retail pop-up featuring the brands signature wares and limited edition products too.

Where: Spectrum Miami Art Show, 1700 NE 2nd Avenue

When: 12/1 – 12/3

Abolut Elyx & Water For The People Benefit – A charity benefit featuring a DJ set by Mia Moretti and an auction of a Hugo McCloud piece by Paddle8.

Where: Nautilus South Beach, a SIXTY Hotel, 1825 Collins Avenue

When: 12/1, 6pm

Pink Party by the Haas Brothers – The Basement at the Miami Beach EDITION celebrates its 2 year anniversary hosted by the Haas Brothers, with a performance by Thugfucker.

Where: The Miami Beach EDITION, 2901 Collins Avenue

When: 11/29, 11pm

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